Gilbert Rozon, head of Just for Laughs has been accused of sexual assault and harassment. The allegations come a week after women came forward with stories about Harvey Weinstein, inspiring the #metoo campaign. To read more: http://cbc.ca/ »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, […]
SNL tackled the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment accusations with satirical remarks after being criticized for not taking on the topic sooner. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.4355763 »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on […]
Co-Founder Barry Scheck speaks about The Innocence Project with Kevin Richardson, one of the men wrongly convicted in the Central Park Five case. The Innocence Project, which is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, was founded by acclaimed lawyers Barry Scheck and Peter Neufeld who realized that the emerging DNA evidence that was being used to […]
Less than 12 hours after announcing that Art Briles had been hired as assistant head coach — and after facing widespread fan and social media backlash — the Hamilton Tiger-Cats have had a change of heart. The team and league announced Briles would not be taking on a role with the Ticats. Briles was let […]
A jury has sided with pop icon Taylor Swift in a groping lawsuit that was initially filed against her. Former DJ David Mueller accused Swift of pressuring his radio station to fire him. The jury ruled Mueller groped Swift.
Singer R. Kelly has not been formally charged with a crime, but a local county commissioner says there’s new evidence supporting claims Kelly assaulted a woman.
A survivor of and advocate for rape and sexual assault, Amelia has taken the pain from some of her darkest times and used it to catalyse a conversation about the importance of practicing empathy and understanding consent. Amelia strikes the perfect balance between humour and wisdom as she speaks to the potential – much like […]
Is detecting a lie as simple as paying attention to the pitch of someone’s voice, or noting how much they fidget? Sarah Macdonald argues that such assumptions need to be critically questioned in the context of “high-stakes lies”, especially while considering the complexities of traumas and the accompanying changes in survivors’ memories. Though both non-verbal […]
After a jury said it was ‘hopelessly deadlocked,’ Judge Steven O’Neill declared a mistrial in the Bill Cosby sexual assault case.
After the jury was unable to overcome their deadlock, the D.A. promised to re-try the case soon.